Area School Board Candidates Noted
In Winslow there are two four-year terms up for election, with candidates Josephine Montoya, Loren Sadler and Marilee Ervien vying for those positions.
Photo by Linda Kor Kindergartner Isabella Begay gets some exercise with classmates on the playground during recess at Park Elementary School in Holbrook.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
It Will Soon Be Navajo County Fair Time
This year Navajo County will celebrate 83 years of fair and rodeo with the Navajo County Fair, set for Sept.
Marez Is Seeking Re-Election As Precinct 1 Justice Of Peace
"I am proud to have served as your Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1 since 2011. You entrusted me with ensuring that justice is well served, and that everyone is treated fairly and respectfully.
Holbrook Eliminates Property Tax
Members of the Holbrook City Council axed a tax Tuesday night when they voted to eliminate the city's primary property tax.
Our Heritage In Photos
Photo courtesy of David Heward Campbell's Coffee House in Holbrook, shown here in 1955, was a favorite of both locals and travelers.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Alfred 'Spike' Simmons
Alfred Elwood "Spike" Simmons, 85, died on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at his home in Lakeside following a long illness.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Holbrook Route 66 Festival Will Open This Afternoon
This weekend will bring a celebration of life along the Mother Road with Holbrook's Route 66 Festival, It Ain't Your Mother's Road.
New Clinic Opens In Holbrook
The High Desert Healthcare clinic is the result of a partnership between Navajo County and Summit Healthcare.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Festival Celebrates The Cars That Brought Life To City
The Route 66 Festival slated Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8 and 9, in Holbrook will bring together the two things that residents hold most dear: people and cars.
Route 66 Festival To Feature Sock Hop
This weekend Historic Route 66 through Holbrook will come alive with the city's Route 66 Festival: It Ain't Your Mother's Road.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Regional Dispatch Center's Fate May Hinge On Costs
"We do want to move forward with this. We do want to be part of this, but we just need more solid numbers," Holbrook Mayor Jeff Hill said regarding a proposal to create a regional dispatch center that could include nearly every emergency service agency in Navajo County.
Our Heritage In Photos
Photo courtesy of David Heward This 1920s view of Navajo Blvd. in Holbrook in the 1920s includes a cafe on the left where Wells Fargo now stands.
Former Miss Arizona Launa Gardner Returns Home For Route 66 Festival
A hometown hero will be returning to Holbrook next week as part of the city's Route 66 Festival.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Polling Places Consolidated, But Check-In Lines Should Shorten
Navajo County Elections Director Johnathan Roes explained during a presentation to the board of supervisors that the elections department has decided to consolidate some polling places in order to reduce costs and consolidate efforts.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Route 66 News
Tours offered of hard-to-access Route 66 sites in Arizona
The Petrified Forest National Park is allowing free, guided tours of hard-to-reach landmarks on a long-closed section of Route 66 on Aug. 8 and Aug. 10. The tours coincide with the Route 66 festival taking place that weekend in nearby Holbrook, Arizona.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Holbrook Council Voices Support For Regional Dispatch Center Plan
Holbrook is set to become a founding partner in a regional dispatch center that aims to eventually handle the needs of all emergency responders in Navajo County.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Walking Trail Completion Is Delayed
Construction of a community walking path at the Navajo County complex in Holbrook is still underway, with the projected opening to the public pushed back to early September.